25th April 2024

Somerscience Festival 2024 on May 6th has so much to do, with over 90 FREE activities, you’ll want to stay all day. So don’t worry – we’ve got you covered!
PARKING – free at all venues (Market House you’ll need to use the neighbouring Catherine St car park)
TOILETs – at all venues
TRANSPORT – our free shuttle buses will be operating between Haynes, Market House & Caryford Hall/Ansford all day
FOOD – so many options! Haynes Motor Museum has its Café 250 and there will be outdoor choices with a range of food vans. Caryford Community Hall will have its kitchen open for light refreshments and the wonderful Key4Life charity will run its burger van. The Market House will host the local Macmillan Cancer Support charity for tea and cakes. Whilst Castle Cary High St has our supporters The George Hotel, Castle Cary and Burnt Honey which will both be offering food all day as will Teals off the A303.  And the White Horse in Castle Cary High St will have pizza and a BBQ too.
So no excuses not to stay all day! See you Bank Holiday Monday.

7th April 2024

Exciting Additions to the Festival Line-Up!
We are pleased to announce the following new entries to the Science Fair at Haynes Motor
Museum (post brochure print):

Let’s Steer the Future of Mobility  – Bath University AAPS Centre creates SymphCity
where you can manage traffic flows and find out more about the fuels of the future.

Introduction to Self-Driving Technology – PAVE UK bring you the science behind self-
driving vehicles and enable you to recreate the tests that ensure they are safe

Working in Infrastructure – What is it like to design huge buildings and road networks?
Aecom’s interactive stand lets you find out.

1st April 2024

Somerton & Frome MP Sarah Dyke is set to chair an important discussion at the
Somerscience Festival on 6th May, with leading Somerset industrialists. She asks:

“Can Somerset become the Green Technology Hub for the UK and what would this
mean for residents?” What resources and skills are needed and what will be the
implications and benefits?
Get your questions about this topic in beforehand by emailing
team@somerscience.co.uk and be part of this adult-only segment of the
Somerscience Festival. 3pm at Haynes – seats limited to 60 participants.

Full Details Here